Moving to different council housing

Housing transfers

If you are one of our tenants, or a tenant of a housing association living in Thurrock, and want to move to a different council or housing association property in Thurrock, you can apply to join our transfer list.

If you have no rent owing (rent arrears) and there are no problems with anti-social behaviour you can join the list. You do not need to pass the local connection or financial rules set for housing waiting list applicants.

Housing lists

Housing waiting list Transfer list
  • Thurrock Council tenants with a priority band (Band 1, 2 or 3)
  • Thurrock housing association tenants with a priority band (Band 1, 2 or 3)
  • Non-Thurrock Council or housing association tenants
  • Thurrock Council tenants with no priority band
  • Thurrock housing association tenants with no priority band

When you make your application we will place you on the correct list.

Please look at the rules about how we will allocate properties:

There are also other guidance documents available: